What's New - 14th September 2020

The Forensic Science Regulator (Tully) has published a report entitled; 'Codes of Practice and Conduct: Appendix: DNA Analysis, (Issue 1). See Latest Reports

The Alcohol Health Alliance UK, Commission on Alcohol Harm (CAH) has published a report entitled; 'It’s Everywhere’ - Alcohol’s Public Face and Private Harm: The Report of the Commission on Alcohol Harm', which has been commented on by the Association of Police and Crime Commissioners (APCC) Lead for Alcohol and Substance Misuse. See Latest Reports

The European Union (EU) Cyber Fotum is taking place (14th to 17th September 2020) in Brussels. Read more

The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)-wide Counter-Terrorism Conference 2020 is taking place (14th & 15th September 2020) in Vienna on the theme of 'Effective Partnership Against Terrorism and Violent Extremism and Radicalization That Lead to Terrorism.' Read more

Frontex, the European Border and Coast Guard Agency, has 'concluded a series of regional conferences with the heads of various national law enforcement authorities involved in all aspects of European Integrated Border Management (IBM).' Read more

The Crime and Policing Minister, Kit Malthouse, MP has launched a consultation on Serious Violence Reduction Orders (SVROs), where the 'Police will be given new, personalised stop and search powers targeted at known knife criminals', which has been reported on by Police Professional (Online). Read more

The Home Secretary, Rt Hon Priti Patel, MP has announced that the 'Rule of Six' comes into effect today to tackle coronavirus and prohibits social gatherings of more than six people, which has been commented on by the Chair of the National Police Chiefs’ Council (NPCC). Read more

Professional Security Magazine (Online) has published an article by Ronen Shpirer of Fortinet entitled; '5G Question.' Read more

Professional Security Magazine (Online) has also published an article by Matt Marks of Certes Networks entitled; 'Cyber Risk in Automotive.' Read more

PolicingInsight (Online) has published an article by Nic Pole, a Principal Analyst at the College of Policing entitled; 'Futures thinking: How can UK policing anticipate and prepare for the threats, challenges and opportunities ahead?' Read more

PolicingInsight (Online) has published an article by Professor Rick Sarre of the University of South Australia entitled; 'Melbourne is using pop-up police spy stations to find people breaking COVID rules – what does the law say?' Read more

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